Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: 1-2 (3) ft Width: 1-3 ft
Flower Color: white
Fruit Color: red
Noted for: Showy flowers, showy fruits, interesting foliage
Recommended Uses: Small shrub. Can be planted as a groundcover in beds or masses with other low-growing plants. Makes a good plant for use in a rock (limerock) garden.
Propagation: Seed. Slow growing.
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, lime rock
Soil pH Range: Calcareous (high pH)
Fruits attract birds.
Native Habitats: Pine rockland, rockland hammock, sinkhole. Sinkhole edges.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in: